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US captures top Saddam aide

June 19, 2003 00:09 IST

US forces have captured General Abid Hamid Mahmud al-Tikriti, who was deposed Iraqi president Saddam Hussein's personal secretary, national security adviser and senior bodyguard, CNN reported on Wednesday.

He was captured on Monday, Pentagon sources told CNN, without giving details

Mahmud was No 4 on the list of wanted persons issued by the US army to its soldiers, behind Saddam Hussein and his sons Uday and Qusay.

He was always seen by Saddam Hussein's side whenever the latter appeared in public.

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Sub: US captures Saddam aide...

All this is OK.But what about Saddam ? Where is he ? Is he alive ? If so where ? The recent student protest against ...

Posted by L.Y.Rao.

Sub: americans vs britishers

Americans are approaching towards their goal without any international protest. History repeats in its own. Britishers had also captured india in the similar fashion.

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Sub: What is the number in the wanted list

Hey Give us the right numbers and reports if you want to give, or dont give the numbers(rankings in the WANTED LIST released by the ...

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Sub: USA - all R liars

Atleast now A child can say USA is fooling whole world in this case .........as usual

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